Dr. Wallach starts the show discussing the history of failed medical theories. Early in man's history people believed disease and sickness was caused by evil spirits. Then there were the four humors (blood, phlem, black and yellow bile) excesses or deficiencies in one or more caused disease. After bacteria was discovered then all disease was thought to be caused by infections. Followed by viruses causing disease and then genes were discovered and all disease was thought to be genetic.
Pearls of Wisdom
Doug Winfrey and Dr. Wallach discuss a news article regarding health buzz words. Words such as organic, multigrain, gluten free, antioxidant, made with real fruit, reduced fat or surgar and no GMOs. The story outlines how each is somewhat misleading by making consumers believe these foods promote better health.
Jenny had blood clots go to her lungs and now see is on Coumadin but wants to get off.
Susies dog has been diagnosed with a paralyzed larynx.
John asks Dr. Wallach his opinion of the effects of phytates on nutrient absorbtion.
Phillip has chronic asthma and wants to control it naturally.
Charles is a type 2 diabetic with high blood pressure and kidney disease.
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